As sensual and exotic as the hibiscus flower that bears its name, Bunga Raya Island Resort is a luxurious jewel set on a coral reef island just off the coast of Borneo. A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the resort is tucked away on a hidden bay framed by white sand beach on one side and virgin jungle on the other. Each private villa is terraced into the hillside reflecting the simplicity of the Borneo architectural style. A hilltop spa, with private pavilions, blends the finest of Traditional Asian and Western treatments capturing restorative powers of indigenous plants and oils. 11/09fw Scattered throughout the hillside above with a mix of secluded Jungle and Ocean Views, these large, 1-bedroom villas offer idyllic hideaways and the ultimate in true rustic luxury. Large open air lobby with a unique architecture design. A secluded island hideaway of 47 timbered villas, the resort is tucked away on a hidden bay framed by white sand beach on one side and virgin jungle on the other Oceanfront Dining at the laid back Beach Grill or the casual elegance of the Clubhouse - modern European Bistro with a contemporary flair with the largest wine selection in the region. Let the day slip away at the wine bar with a flight of Wine, Cheese and Chocolate or for the ultimate overwater experience reserve a Private Pavilion for dinning over the South China Sea.
Nestled on the edge of Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, a 25-minute speed boat ride from Kota Kinabalu, capital of Sabah, Malaysia. Kota Kinabalu Int l Airport 2.5 mi/4 km, 15 minutes.